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A 19-year-old British man was arrested on Wednesday in Scotland as part of an investigation into the hacking groups Anonymous and LulzSec.
British police said a couple were arrested on their wedding night for drunkenly arguing with a security guard who asked them not to smoke at a bus stop. Harry and Claire Arnold were married, had their twin sons christened and celebrated the groom's birthday all in the same day, but the night found them at a Durham, England, police station on charges of drunk and disorderly behavior, the Daily Mail reported Wednesday. The couple had been celebrating, having got married in the morning and...
British police, intelligence services and local councils made more than half a million requests to access the private telephone records and emails of citizens last year, according to an annual report of government surveillance released by the Interception of Communications Commissioner.
LONDON (Reuters) - British police are watching thousands of British Muslims who they suspect may be involved in or support terrorism, the head of London police's anti-terrorist branch said on Friday.
LONDON (Reuters) - British police on Tuesday charged a suspect arrested during a probe of an alleged plot to blow up U.S.-bound airliners with conspiracy to murder, they said.
LONDON (Reuters) - British police charged a 12th suspect on Thursday over an alleged plot to blow up U.S.-bound airliners. Umair Hussain, 24, was charged with failing to disclose information that could have prevented a terrorist attack, police said.
By Peter Graff LONDON (Reuters) - British police investigating a suspected plot to blow up transatlantic airliners freed one suspect on Wednesday and obtained permission to continue questioning nine others.
By Katherine Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) - British p
By Katherine Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) - Britain urged its citizens to remain vigilant on Friday as Pakistan said it had arrested an al Qaeda operative who it said played a key role in an alleged plot to blow up transatlantic airliners.
By Zeeshan Haider ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan said on Friday it had arrested a man it described as an al Qaeda operative who had played a key role in a plot British police said they had foiled to blow up transatlantic airliners. "He is a British citizen of Pakistani origin.
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